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Flourless Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

¬†Flourless Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are naturally dairy and gluten free, take 5 minutes and one bowl to throw together.¬†   There is really nothing simple about my life these days. Between two blogs, freelance work, a book, a book tour, another super secret project I hope to tell you about soon, and […]

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Brown Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

I spent the morning interviewing ex-cons. For them, the employees of Homeboy Industries, it’s a second chance and fresh start. A non-profit that works with gang members, fresh out of jail, provides culinary training, GED prep, job placement, parenting skills and so much more. “It’s like a big family, but everyone believes in you.” Said […]

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Compost Toffee

There is this bakery in New York called Momofuku Milk Bar that sells baked goods so perfect, they defies the laws of baking. They have this incredibly popular Compost Cookie recipe that people line up to buy fresh out of the oven. And I’ve been missing New York a lot lately, and the time I […]

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Coconut Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Coconut Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

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Strawberry Oatmeal Cookies & The State Of Food Writing

Strawberry Oatmeal Cookies, plus is food writing dead?

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Salted Peanut Butter Caramel Bars with Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Crust

Salted Peanut Butter Caramel Bars with Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Crust

Salted Peanut Butter Caramel Bars with Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Shortbread Crust

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Salted Caramel Pecan Linzer Cookies

Salted Caramel Pecan Linzer Cookies

I’m reading What Alice Forgot. It’s about a woman who has no memory of the past ten years of her life. She thinks she is a blissfully in-love newly wed, pregnant with her first child when she is really a mother of three going through a nasty divorce. And she isn’t proud of the type […]

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Santa Hat Cookies & Why I Hate Santa

I guess HATE is too strong, but I don’t like Santa. Except maybe this Santa. He’s awesome: (Photo taken by my brother-in-law, and Hawks fan, Austin Metz) It all started years ago when I was working at a group home with teenage foster and probation kids in South Central Los Angeles. I know, the white […]

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Chocolate Orange Creamsicle Cookies

Chocolate Orange Creamsicle Cookies

I originally titled these: Chocolate Shortbread Cookies with Orange Cream and Chocolate Orange Ganache. Although that is much more descriptive, it was just too dang long. I wanted something to bring to the Los Angeles Food Bloggers Meeting, and this is how these things evolved in my brain: I should try to make chocolate shortbread […]

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